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Theatre Practitioner - Orthopaedic Scrub

Ramsay Health Care UK
Competitive salary
Closing date
8 Aug 2021
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An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Theatre Department for an enthusiastic, flexible and motivated orthopaedic and or spinal scrub practitioner to join our friendly, dynamic, hard-working team. The Woodland Hospital is the busiest provider of joint replacements in the county (Hospital Profile - NJR Surgeon & Hospital Profile), the pace is fast, but we can offer you a friendly and supportive environment.

This is a great opportunity to get on board as we develop both orthopaedic and spinal service. It's not just the service we are developing in the last few years we have sent our team to the London Hip and Knee meeting, AfPP conference, ZimmerBiomet Symposiums, surgical first assistant course and more. You will be supported by a proactive and forward-thinking Leadership team and have access to a dedicated theatre education and development lead.

If you have a passion for delivering the best possible care to our Self Pay, Insured and NHS patients then we would like to hear from you.


Ramsay provides generous benefits to all staff including; contributory pension scheme, 25 days' annual leave plus a buy/sell offering, flexible working and shift options, private healthcare and life assurance, free parking and subsided food costs, access to our corporate employee discount programme and a strong in-house wellbeing centre for 24/7 employee assistance. Our Ramsay Academy provides our framework and includes a whole host of courses and training opportunities starting with E-learning but can lead to access to Apprenticeships up to and including Degree and Masters programmes for those on a clinical pathway career journey. Here at Woodland we offer a full onsite Induction Week (theory and practical) prior to department supernummery time and in addition to ILS, AIM, IV Study Day, Venepuncture and Cannulation training to name but a few core skills we offer as part of your 6-month probation period. An annual appraisal (PDR) is mandatory for us all as is compliance with mandatory training.

About us

Woodland Hospital in Kettering has 23 en-suite inpatients beds, 12 Day Case Bays, 7 Day Case en-suite beds, 4 laminar flow theatres, 1 Endoscopy Suite (JAG accredited) and Minor Procedure Room. Our diagnostics services include 12 Consulting Rooms with a further 6 Consulting rooms at our offsite Woodland Grange Outpatients (due to open end of December), Covid Swabbing Centre, Physiotherapy Department, Pharmacy Department, Radiology Department - Xray, Ultrasound, Echo, Audiology, MRI and CT Van - 6 days per week. We have embraced the Enhanced Recovery Programme (ERP) and made significant length of stay reductions with improved patient related outcomes measures (PROMS). All of our Admin functions are carried out in-house.

Ramsay Health Care UK is a well-established global hospital group with over 50 years' experience. It is well respected within the healthcare industry and is one of the leading providers of independent hospital services in England.

We love people with a positive, "can do" attitude who want to make a difference in their work. "Our employees are Ramsay." The skills and commitment of our employees forms the basis for our success.

Woodland Hospital is part of the Ramsay Health Care group and provides clinical care to private, insured and NHS patients. Ramsay Health Care UK is one of the leading providers of NHS and private patient services in England, with a network of over 30 acute hospitals and Treatment Centres.

For an informal discussion please contact Mat Marskell

All offers of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Woodland Hospital is committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.

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